Definitions of stool

n a simple seat without a back or arms

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a folding stool
cutty stool
a low stool; formerly in Scotland, a seat in a church where an offender was publicly rebuked
footrest, footstool, ottoman, tuffet
a low seat or a stool to rest the feet of a seated person
milking stool
low three-legged stool with a half round seat; used to sit on while milking a cow
music stool, piano stool
a stool for piano players; usually adjustable in height
step stool
a stool that has one or two steps that fold under the seat
taboret, tabouret
a low stool in the shape of a drum
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furniture that is designed for sitting on

n (forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings

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stump, tree stump
the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled

n a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination

can, commode, pot, potty, throne, toilet
flushless toilet
a toilet that relies on bacteria to break down waste matter (instead of using water)
flush toilet, lavatory
a toilet that is cleaned of waste by the flow of water through it
potty chair, potty seat
toilet consisting of a small seat used by young children
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plumbing fixture
a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building

n solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels

BM, dejection, faecal matter, faeces, fecal matter, feces, ordure
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dog do, dog turd, doggy do
fecal droppings from a dog
droppings, dung, muck
fecal matter of animals
thick dark green mucoid material that is the first feces of a newborn child
melaena, melena
abnormally dark tarry feces containing blood (usually from gastrointestinal bleeding)
buffalo chip, chip, cow chip, cow dung
a piece of dried bovine dung
fossil excrement; petrified dung
pigeon droppings
droppings of pigeons
cow pie, cowpie
fecal matter of a cow
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body waste, excrement, excreta, excretion, excretory product
waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body

v grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers

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acquire, develop, get, grow, produce
come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)

v have a bowel movement

ca-ca, defecate, make
defecate; used of animals
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egest, eliminate, excrete, pass
eliminate from the body

v lure with a stool, as of wild fowl

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entice, lure, tempt
provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

v react to a decoy, of wildfowl

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react, respond
show a response or a reaction to something

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